BOLDFACE IS LESS THAN A MONTH AWAY!!!!!

April 23rd, 2015 § 0 comments § permalink

$125 students/$225 non-students
May 18-22nd, Honor’s College, University of Houston

REGISTER HERE!

Be bold. Face the writer in you.

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Coert Voorhees joins us as a Visiting Writer in fiction!

March 31st, 2015 § 0 comments § permalink

We are thrilled to announce Coert Voorhees will be joining us as a Visiting Writer in fiction this year at Boldface! For more info on Coert and all our amazing Visiting Writers, check the 2015 Visiting Writers tab

Did you miss Early Bird Registration?

March 24th, 2015 § 0 comments § permalink

Don’t be blue! You can still register for Boldface through May. Just go here & follow the instructions. See you May 18-22!

BOLDFACE CONFERENCE REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!!!

February 2nd, 2015 § 0 comments § permalink

Boldface Early Bird registration is now open through March 20th, 2015.

After March 20th, the price of registration will go up, so get on board now! 

For guidelines and registration, click here

 

GET IN EARLY, Y’ALL!

 

 

Pssst!!

December 8th, 2014 § 0 comments § permalink

Early Bird registration opens February 1-March 20th 2015

$100 Students/$200 non-students

March 21-May 2015 prices go up to $125 students/$225 for non-students

GET IN EARLY!!!

Thank you!!!

November 10th, 2014 § 0 comments § permalink

Thank you all who came out to Write-a-Thon! We had a blast.

Remember, all the funds raised go toward making the Boldface Conference happen.

If you still want to donate, you can do so here http://boldfaceconference.com/write-a-thon 

 

WRITE-A-THON THIS SATURDAY!

October 8th, 2014 § 0 comments § permalink

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November 8. 8am-5pm. University of Houston, CBB 238.

Join us THIS SATURDAY for our annual WRITE-A-THON fundraiser!

Tag your instagram and twitter posts with #UHwriteathon and check out recent posts at http://www.uh.edu/class/english/news/write-a-thon/index.php

Saturday November 8th from 8am-5pm in room 238 of the Writer Center, Classroom and Business Building (CBB), University of Houston.

‘Write-a-thon’ is like a marathon, but instead of running, you write, participate in writing-based contests, and we provide breakfast, lunch, and snacks. Amazing.

To participate, we require a donation or a a sponsor to pledge money, either by the hour or in a single amount. All money benefits the Boldface conference. 

Come write with us, share your work, and celebrate writing! We love fun. There will be contests, drawings, and prizes. Prizes include gift certificates, signed books by UH creative writing faculty, and a special prize for the top fundraiser. 


Location:
UH CBB Building 
Second floor, Writing Center room 238

For more info, click here

 

 

Announcing the Robertson Prize WINNERS!

September 16th, 2014 § 0 comments § permalink

A BIG round of applause goes to….

 

Fiction!

1st place: “Harbingers” by Shannon Konoske 

Runner-up: “Cat Funeral” by Sims Hardin

 

Poetry!

1st place: “Of the Domestic Wife Who’s tired of House Life” by Anthony Sutton

Runner-up: “Utopia”by Kalen Rowe 

 

 Thank you to all who entered!

2014 Robertson Prize Contest Announcement

June 20th, 2014 § 0 comments § permalink

Prizes Fiction & Poetry

Winner in each category receives $100 and publication in Glass Mountain.  Other submissions may be considered for publication in Glass Mountain.

All Submissions will be judged blindly by the 2014 Boldface Faculty

Contest Rules:

– Contestants must have participated in Boldface 2014

– Submission must be a revised piece of writing that was workshopped at the boldface conference

-You must clearly mark your submission as fiction or poetry

- Submissions must be received by August 1, 2014

Ready to submit? Go to: glassmountainmag.com
or click here

Boldface 2014 Evening Events: Readings at Kaboom Books and Brasil Cafe

May 20th, 2014 § 0 comments § permalink

Boldface 2014 has begun. Please join us for student readings on Tuesday, May 20 at 7:30pm at Kaboom Books (3116 Houston Ave.) and on Wednesday, May 21 at 8pm at Brasil Cafe (2604 Dunlavy). Download the complete Boldface schedule here.

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